The two work together and have been friends since kindergarten.
Pryor man donates kidney to best pal
Jeremy Gilpin (left) plays a video game with his best friend, Ryan Harris, at Gilpin’s home in Pryor on Friday. Gilpin donated a kidney to Harris, his fellow DPS employee and lifelong best friend. JAMES GIBBARD / Tulsa World
Posted: Monday, January 27, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 6:42 am, Mon Jan 27, 2014.
PRYOR — When Jeremy Gilpin found out his best friend of 20 years, Ryan Harris, needed a kidney transplant, he joked that he’d be the match — and it turned out he was right.
The 35-year-olds met as kindergartners at Adair Elementary School and both now work for the Department of Public Safety as drivers license examiners.
Monday, January 27, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 6:42 am.